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Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Route 218 (Encounters & Items)

Vincent Lau

This is a walkthrough for Route 218, including what Pokémon you can encounter and items you can find.

Pokémon Encounters

Wild Pokémon - Tall Grass

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
419.pngFloatzel pokemonbdspwater17.png 35%
423.pngGastrodon (West Sea) pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspground17.png 20%
431.pngGlameow pokemonbdspnormal17.png 15% (Shining Pearl)
122.pngMr. Mime pokemonbdsppsychic17.pngpokemonbdspfairy17.png 15% (Brilliant Diamond)
422.pngShellos (West Sea) pokemonbdspwater17.png 20%
278.pngWingull pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 10%

Wild Pokémon - Surfing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
279.pngPelipper pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 5%
72.pngTentacool pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdsppoison17.png 60%
73.pngTentacruel pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdsppoison17.png 5%
278.pngWingull pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 30%

Wild Pokémon - Fishing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
456.pngFinneon pokemonbdspwater17.png 45% (Good Rod)
130.pngGyarados pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 55% (Super Rod)
457.pngLumineon pokemonbdspwater17.png 45% (Super Rod)
129.pngMagikarp pokemonbdspwater17.png 100% (Old Rod), 55% (Good Rod)

Wild Pokémon - Mass Outbreak

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
100.pngVoltorb pokemonbdspelectric17.png 40%

Wild Pokémon - Poké Radar

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
132.pngDitto pokemonbdspnormal17.png 12%

Item Locations

Item Location
DreamHoneySprite.pngHoney Below Fisherman Miguel.
DreamRawstBerrySprite.pngRawst Berry x2 In the Berry Patch in the west.
DreamPersimBerrySprite.pngPersim Berry x2 In the Berry Patch in the west.
FigyBerrySprite.pngFigy Berry x2 In the Berry Patch in the west.
DreamPinapBerrySprite.pngPinap Berry x2 In the Berry Patch in the west.
BagRareCandySprite.pngRare Candy In the northeast - need Surf.

Trainer Battles

Fisher Miguel

Pokémon Level Type
130.pngGyarados 29 pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png
130.pngGyarados 29 pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png

Fisher Luc

Pokémon Level Type
129.pngMagikarp 26 pokemonbdspwater17.png
129.pngMagikarp 26 pokemonbdspwater17.png
129.pngMagikarp 26 pokemonbdspwater17.png
130.pngGyarados 31 pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png
129.pngMagikarp 26 pokemonbdspwater17.png

Sailor Skyler

Pokémon Level Type
458.pngMantyke 27 pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png
130.pngGyarados 31 pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png

Guitarist Tony

Pokémon Level Type
404.pngLuxio 31 pokemonbdspelectric17.png


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Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Pokemon Company International
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  • Guide Release
    29 October 2021
  • Last Updated
    23 April 2022
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This strategy guide for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl contains all the information Pokémon trainers will need to complete the game and catch every single Pokémon!

In this remake of the classic Pokémon Diamond & Pearl, you’ll journey through the mystical Sinnoh region to become a Pokémon master. Along the way, you’ll confront the scheming Team Galactic and witness the awesome power of the Legendary Dialga or Palkia.

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The following will be available via free updates to our guide:

  • A complete walkthrough of the main story and postgame.
  • A full guide for Super Contest Shows.
    • How to cook the best quality Poffins.
  • Explanation of advanced mechanics, such as IVs and EVs.
  • A detailed Sinnoh region Pokédex.

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